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douche

See also: douché

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EtymologyEdit

From French douche (shower), from Italian doccia (shower).

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douche (plural douche)

  1. A jet or current of water or vapour directed upon some part of the body to benefit it medicinally; in particular, such a jet directed at the vagina for vaginal irrigation.
  2. Something that produces the jet or current in the previous sense, such as a syringe.
  3. (slang, derogatory) A contemptible person; a worthless, brainless or disgusting person. (Compare douche bag.)

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douche (third-person singular simple present douches, present participle douching, simple past and past participle douched)

  1. To use a douche.

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douche m, f (plural douches, diminutive doucheje n)

  1. shower

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douche

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of douchen

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian doccia.

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douche f (plural douches)

  1. shower
  2. (juggling) shower

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douche

  1. first-person singular present indicative of doucher
  2. third-person singular present indicative of doucher
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of doucher
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of doucher
  5. second-person singular imperative of doucher

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EtymologyEdit

Compare French douche.

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douche f (plural douches)

  1. shower